Welcome to the University of Maryland's Department of Economics career website! As an ECON major, you learn how to make decisions to maximize scare resources to achieve the greatest societal benefits. Using the information and resources on this site, you will use those same skills to maximize the scarce resources of your time, energy, and talent to achieve your life goals. Spending time while you are working on your degree to prepare for your career is an investment in your future.

This site provides you with the most efficient path to identify and attain a job where you can succeed and grow. Come here to learn about yourself, your options, common industries, and relevant jobs.

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